Join AARP Virginia at one of our many local events

AARP Virginia staff and volunteers work together in bringing real possibilities to your community.  Join us at our free informative workshops where you can learn about caregiving, Brain Health, identifying frauds, and more.  Socialize with other AARP members at our lunch and dinner groups, free movie screenings and other events. Get connected with many community partner organizations that provide unique tools and programs to tackle issues that matter most to you and your family. Our events are for educational purposes, no products are promoted, and are free unless noted otherwise.

Stay in the loop on community and advocacy issues by signing up to receive a couple text messages a month from AARP Virginia.   It’s simple to join text the word “JOIN” to text number 22-777.  You should receive a confirmation message asking you to confirm by replying with “Y”.  Finally, type in your zip code and hit send. This makes sure you’re only receiving text updates that are specific to Southwest Virginia.

Here are upcoming events in your area:

  • 2018 Virginia Behavioral Health Summit
    Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 8:00 am- 5:00 p.m.
    The Westin Richmond, 6631 W Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230
    For more information or to register Click Here
  • Fredericksburg AARP Chapter #3396 September Food Drive:
    Saturday, September 29 , 2018 at 11:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    Giant Food, 317 Worth Ave, Stafford, VA 22556 (Doc Stone Commons)
    For more information, Click here.
    **This is not an AARP event. Any information you provide to the host organization shall be governed by its privacy policy
  • Uncork and Unwind with AARP
    Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 7:00 pm- 10:00 p.m.
    Virginia Museum of History & Culture, 428 N Boulevard Richmond, VA 23220
    For more information or to register click here
  • The 2018 Art of Aging Expo
    Tuesday, October 02 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 pm.
    Daniel Technology Center, 18121 Technology Drive, Culpeper, VA 22701
    For more information Click here or call 540-829-6405
  • Medicare 101: Understanding Your Benefits *
    Wednesday, October 10 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm.
    Lake of the Woods Clubhouse, 102 Lakeview Pkwy, Locust Grove, VA 22508
    Registration to be determined.
  • Staunton Dinner Group
    Wednesday, October 17 from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.
    Hometown Grill and Buffet, 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA 24401
    Please let us know if you are attending by calling 1-877-926-8300 or online 
  • Fifteenth Annual Health and Wellness Fair at Fifth Street Baptist Church
    Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
    Fifteenth Street Baptist Church, 1302 Victor Street, Richmond, VA 23222 (Parking available on street and on church parking lots.)
    For Additional Information Call: 804-502-4410 or Click Here
  • Fall Central Region Chapter Summit
    Monday, October 22 from 10:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.
    Saint Pauls Baptist Church Creighton Road, 4247 Creighton Road Richmond, Virginia 23223
    For more information, Click here
  • Staunton Dinner Group
    Wednesday, October 24 from 4:30 to 7:30 pm.
    Hometown Grill and Buffet, 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA 24401
    Please let us know if you are attending by calling 1-877-926-8300 or online